To Hit the Afternoon Bite | Excuse to Fish #10

Updated: Apr 23

You can't always get up on time and hit the water when you want.

Sometimes your phone dies and you can't set an alarm. Sometimes you're a little hungover. Sometimes you've been going through some things.

It's all good...I tell myself as I send this newsletter late in the day.

Mornings are the time to hit the water, but if an afternoon is all you get, so be it. Tie on a white or green pumpkinseed curlytail grub and fish it slow. You could also add a piece of split shot to your leader to get it down deeper.

Sometimes fish sleep in too.

Go find the lazy ones.

Sleeping in is a waste of daylight. Do what you love––go fishing.

No excuses.

This blog post was originally sent as part of my new daily newsletter series, An Excuse to Fish.

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